Oct. 4, 1916 - March 20, 2013
HAINES CITY, Fla. — Madeline L. Yoder 96, died Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at Haines City Health Care.
She was born Oct. 4, 1916, in Lafayette, Ind., to Thornton and Edna (Mahorter) Workinger.
On Sept. 18, 1937, she married Donald L. Yoder in Attica. He preceded her in death on Nov. 2, 1999.
Madeline is survived by two daughters, Patricia (David) Falk of Waterloo, Ontario, and Susan (Robert) McClew of Winter Haven.; a son, James T. Yoder of Noblesville, Ind.; nine grandchildren; four stepgrandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; seven great-step-grandchildren; and two great-great-step-grandchildren.
A 1937 graduate of Indiana University, she was associated with Kappa Alpha Theta sorority. She owned and operated Yoder’s Budget Shop in Goshen, Ind., from 1953-83, and was a member of Tri Kappa Sorority.
She was a member at First Presbyterian Church, Winter Haven.
Cremation has taken place. A private graveside service will be in Violett Cemetery, Goshen, at a later date.